Updates in Colorectal Cancer

Wednesday 1 May 2019
St Paul's Mecure Hotel, 119 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 2JE
CPD Points: 

This one day course hosted by Weston Park Cancer Centre will provide an overview of the key issues in the current management of colorectal cancer. It will cover both radiotherapy and systemic therapy, so is relevant for both medical and clinical oncologists.

This course provides 6 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists

Target Audience

Medical and Clinical Oncology Consultants, Trainees and Specialty Doctors. The course will also be of interest to Specialist Nurses and other healthcare professionals with an interest in Colorectal Cancer.

Topics and confirmed speakers

Update in Rectal Radiotherapy, Professor David Sebag-Montefiore, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The role of SABR in Colorectal Cancer, Dr Katharine Aitken, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Understanding the tumour microenvironment in CRC and the implications for immuno- and radio-therapy, Professor Tim Maughan, Professor of Clinical Oncology and Clinical Director of the CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology

DPD Testing, Dr Alice Dewdney, Weston Park Cancer Centre

Unresectable Disease, Dr Mark Saunders, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Early Phase Studies in Colorectal Cancer, Dr Natalie Cook, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Adjuvant Chemotherapy, Dr Dan Swinson, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

(Speakers and topics are subject to change)

Course Organisers

Dr Mandip Khaira and Dr Alice Dewdney


Registration and refeshments from 8.30am. The first session will commence at 9:05am.


£150 - Consultants

£100 - Registrars, CNSs and Specialty Doctors

How do I book?

Please book via eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/updates-in-colorectal-cancer-management-tickets-55071604652


Contact details

For any queries relating to this event please contact:

Lucy Hathaway
Weston Park Cancer Centre
Whitham Road
S10 2SJ
United Kingdom
0114 2268465